Lydia is a Design Director in Gensler’s New York office. She helped establish Gensler’s Washington, D.C. office and sits on the firm’s Furniture, Fixtures, and Equipment Committee. Lydia is sought after for her unique expertise in the planning and design of executive and private office areas by clients such as the Ford Foundation, Davis Polk & Wardwell, Kramer Levin, Cravath Swaine & Moore, and JPMorgan Chase. A dedicated mentor and a creative thinker, Lydia believes in the power of the design process to generate innovative solutions. Her projects have won awards from Business Week, ARCHI-TECH AV Awards, The Society of American Registered Architects, and the ASID Chapter Awards. She is a licensed interior designer and a member of the National Council for Interior Design Qualification and the International Interior Design Association. Her work has been published in Corporate Design, Contract, Interior Design, and Interiors magazine.